Willowbank was founded in 2003. It’s a National Historic site, a charitable corporation, a cultural heritage centre, and an aspiring UNESCO Global Geopark. The sites natural setting is located beside a ravine overlooking the Niagara gorge river. It’s been the site of more than 8,000 years of continuous occupation and embedded human history including five carefully preserved cultural landscapes including identified First Nations layers. Willowbank is home to a School of Restoration Arts, focusing on traditional craft skills and heritage conservation training, as well as a Cultural Landscape research centre.
- Centre de patrimoine culturel
- 14487 Niagara Parkway, Queenston, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada
- Weekdays 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
- Accès fauteuils roulants
- Animaux de compagnie bienvenus
- Familles bienvenues
- Lieu historique national
14487 Niagara Parkway, Queenston, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada
Lieux à proximité
Willowbank is located in the village of Queenston, halfway between Niagara Falls and NOTL.
Laura Secoprd Homestead
Visit the Laura Secord Homestead to learn about adventures of the brave young woman.
Mackenzie Printery & Newspaper Museum
Discover 500 years of printing technology at the restored home of William Lyon Mackenzie.
Brock’s Monument National Historic Site towers over picturesque Queenston Heights, Ontario